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William Shakespeare

1564-1616. British poet and playwright, often considered the greatest writer in world literature.

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Thou seest I have more flesh than another man, and therefore more frailty.

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If music be the food of love; play on.

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Age cannot wither her, nor custom stale her infinite variety. Other women cloy the appetites they feed, but she makes hungry where most she satisfies.

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Had I but served my God with half the zeal I served my King, He would not in mine age have left me naked to mine enemies.

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Your lordship, though not clean past your youth, have yet some smack of age in you, some relish of the saltiness of time.

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'Tis the mind that makes the body rich.

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Much Ado About Nothing,

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If we are marked to die, we are enough to do our country loss; and if to live, the fewer men, the greater share of honor.

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There is no darkness, but ignorance.

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Own more than thou showest, speak less than thou knowest.

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